Shirley Strickland

1925 - 2004

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Shirley Barbara de la Hunty AO, MBE (née Strickland; 18 July 1925 – 11 February 2004), known as Shirley Strickland during her early career, was an Australian athlete. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley Strickland has received more than 78,023 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Shirley Strickland is the 558th most popular athlete (down from 408th in 2019), the 210th most popular biography from Australia (down from 154th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Australian Athlete.

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  • 26

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Among athletes, Shirley Strickland ranks 558 out of 3,055Before her are Lyudmila Bragina, Vladimir Melanin, Burton Downing, Wyndham Halswelle, Irina Privalova, and Pekka Vasala. After her are Miloslava Rezková, Guy Butler, Guy Drut, Charles Bennett, Bohumil Němeček, and Bob Hayes.

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Among people born in 1925, Shirley Strickland ranks 344Before her are Phillip V. Tobias, Dany Dauberson, Axel Schandorff, Hugh O'Brian, June Lockhart, and Abel Muzorewa. After her are Slater Martin, Art Larsen, Tony Hillerman, Ernst Benda, Solomon Marcus, and Cornell Borchers. Among people deceased in 2004, Shirley Strickland ranks 212Before her are Quorthon, Albert Mol, Mildred McDaniel, Heinrich Mark, Jan Sterling, and Yordan Radichkov. After her are Mochtar Lubis, David Raksin, Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy, Skeeter Davis, Guinn Smith, and José Luis Cuciuffo.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Shirley Strickland ranks 210 out of 790Before her are Liam McIntyre (1982), Robert Hughes (1938), Alfred Deakin (1856), J. L. Mackie (1917), Esna Boyd (1899), and Costas Mandylor (1965). After her are David Chalmers (1966), Damon Herriman (1970), Jai Courtney (1986), Ken Kavanagh (1923), Emily Browning (1988), and Hubert Wilkins (1888).

Among ATHLETES In Australia

Among athletes born in Australia, Shirley Strickland ranks 7Before her are Peter Norman (1942), Ron Clarke (1937), Betty Cuthbert (1938), Bobby Pearce (1905), Nick Winter (1894), and John Winter (1924). After her are Stan Rowley (1876), Marjorie Jackson-Nelson (1931), Herb Elliott (1938), Cathy Freeman (1973), Norma Croker (1934), and John Landy (1930).